The median annual salary for a Front Office Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front Office Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 756 811 782
Rank change year-on-year +55 -29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 118 124 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 113 118 163
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,750 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,375 £94,750
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Front Office Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Front Office Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office Developer in the UK

Front Office Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office Developer.

Salary trend for Front Office Developer in the UK

Front Office Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office Developer in the UK

Front Office Developer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 118 £85,000 +6.25% 18
London +26 118 £85,000 +6.25% 17

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Front Office Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Front Office Developer in the job title.

1 212 (100.00%) Front Office
2 148 (69.81%) Finance
3 136 (64.15%) Java
4 109 (51.42%) Banking
5 84 (39.62%) C#
6 70 (33.02%) C++
6 70 (33.02%) SQL
7 62 (29.25%) SQL Server
8 56 (26.42%) Linux
9 54 (25.47%) Python
10 49 (23.11%) Spring
10 49 (23.11%) Investment Banking
11 46 (21.70%) Multithreading
12 42 (19.81%) Derivative
13 38 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (17.45%) Analytics
15 35 (16.51%) Mathematics
15 35 (16.51%) JUnit
16 34 (16.04%) Low Latency
17 33 (15.57%) .NET
17 33 (15.57%) Equities
18 31 (14.62%) OOD
19 30 (14.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 30 (14.15%) J2SE
20 29 (13.68%) Unix
20 29 (13.68%) VBA
20 29 (13.68%) Degree
20 29 (13.68%) Electronic Trading
21 28 (13.21%) Fixed Income
22 26 (12.26%) Maven

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.19%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.30%) Apache
2 7 (3.30%) IIS
3 6 (2.83%) GemFire
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.94%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.19%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.77%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.77%) Power BI
4 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.36%) Big Data
6 5 (2.36%) QlikView
7 3 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.94%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.94%) HBase
8 2 (0.94%) MySQL
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) KDB
Development Applications
1 35 (16.51%) JUnit
2 26 (12.26%) Maven
3 19 (8.96%) Gradle
4 4 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.89%) webpack
5 3 (1.42%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.42%) NUnit
6 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.94%) Grunt
6 2 (0.94%) Liquibase
6 2 (0.94%) Protractor
6 2 (0.94%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.47%) Moq
General
1 212 (100.00%) Front Office
2 148 (69.81%) Finance
3 109 (51.42%) Banking
4 49 (23.11%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.11%) Spring
2 33 (15.57%) .NET
3 30 (14.15%) J2SE
4 22 (10.38%) AngularJS
5 16 (7.55%) WPF
6 15 (7.08%) Hibernate
6 15 (7.08%) JDBC
6 15 (7.08%) XML
7 14 (6.60%) HTML
8 12 (5.66%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (5.19%) LINQ
9 11 (5.19%) WCF
10 10 (4.72%) HTML5
10 10 (4.72%) XSLT
11 9 (4.25%) JMS
11 9 (4.25%) REST
12 8 (3.77%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.30%) Entity Framework
14 6 (2.83%) Angular 2
14 6 (2.83%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.81%) Derivative
2 33 (15.57%) Equities
3 30 (14.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (13.21%) Fixed Income
5 26 (12.26%) Computer Science
6 15 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (4.72%) Market Risk
8 9 (4.25%) Credit Risk
8 9 (4.25%) Hedge funds
9 8 (3.77%) Exotic Derivative
10 7 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (3.30%) Data Structures
10 7 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (2.83%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 2 (0.94%) Spread Betting
14 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 56 (26.42%) Linux
2 29 (13.68%) Unix
3 10 (4.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.70%) Multithreading
2 38 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (17.45%) Analytics
4 35 (16.51%) Mathematics
5 34 (16.04%) Low Latency
6 31 (14.62%) OOD
7 29 (13.68%) Electronic Trading
8 20 (9.43%) Risk Analytics
9 19 (8.96%) OO
10 18 (8.49%) Code Optimisation
11 15 (7.08%) RAD
12 13 (6.13%) Algorithmic Trading
13 12 (5.66%) Asset Management
13 12 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.19%) Web Development
15 10 (4.72%) SOA
16 9 (4.25%) Risk Management
16 9 (4.25%) Software Engineering
17 8 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (3.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 136 (64.15%) Java
2 84 (39.62%) C#
3 70 (33.02%) C++
3 70 (33.02%) SQL
4 54 (25.47%) Python
5 29 (13.68%) VBA
6 23 (10.85%) Scala
7 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
8 12 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.30%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.89%) VB
11 3 (1.42%) VB6
12 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.94%) ES6
13 1 (0.47%) C
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (13.68%) Degree
2 18 (8.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.83%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) Graphite
2 2 (0.94%) Ansible
2 2 (0.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (8.02%) Oracle
2 15 (7.08%) StreamBase
3 10 (4.72%) Sybase
4 8 (3.77%) Tableau
5 7 (3.30%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.83%) Redback
7 5 (2.36%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.42%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.42%) Google
8 3 (1.42%) Murex
8 3 (1.42%) Reuters
9 1 (0.47%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.47%) Typemock
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